This versatile tart is great as an entree or I have made mini tarts as appetizers. Always a crowd pleaser! —agh2862
For Tart Crust
1 1/4 cups
all purpose flour
ancho chili powder
cold unsalted butter, cubed
For Tart Filling
canned black beans, drained and rinsed
red onion, chopped
package frozen white corn, thawed
red bell pepper, chopped
Monterey Jack Cheese, grated
Manchego cheese, grated
jalapeno peppers, seeded and chopped
In This Recipe
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
In a food processor pulse together flour, spices, and salt until combined. Add butter and pulse until mixture resembles coarse meal. Add ice water and pulse until mixture forms a dough.
Press dough evenly onto bottom and sides of a 10-inch tart pan with removable fluted rim and chill 15 minutes, or until firm. Line shell with foil and fill with rice or dried beans and bake crust 10 minutes. Carefully remove foil and bake crust crust 10 minutes more or until golden. Cool crust in pan on a rack.
In a food processor puree 1 1/2 cup canned beans with sour cream until smooth and season with salt and pepper.
Heat olive oil over medium high heat and saute corn with salt and pepper to taste about 2 minutes. Cool corn.
In a large bowl stir together corn, whole beans, bell pepper, cilantro, Monterery Jack, Manchego, salt, cumin, jalapenos, and scallions.
Spread bean puree evenly onto crust and mound with remaining filling. Bake tart about 20 minutes, or until cheese is melted. Let tart cool in pan on a rack 15 minutes.
Remove rim of pan and serve tart warm or at room temperature with Lime Cumin sour cream.
Lime Cumin Sour Cream:
1 cup sour cream
2 teaspoons fresh lime juice
1 teaspoon ground cumin
In a bowl whisk sour cream with lime juice and cumin with salt and pepper to taste.